On Tuesday, October 9th, 2012, Empowered Ideas will be hosting the last Linkedin Live Raleigh Business Networking Social at the beautiful Brier Creek Country Club in Raleigh, NC. This no-cost networking event proudly supports Make-A-Wish Eastern North Carolina, through generous donations provided by our participants. RSVP Online For more information and to RSVP for this…Details
INBOUND 2012 by HubSpot | August 27-30, 2012 | Boston, MA. Virginia Johnson and I recently attended HubSpot’s Inbound 2012 Conference in Boston, MA. To properly explain in detail how inspiring and exciting this conference was to us, would take several blog posts to even scratch the surface. HubSpot has successfully pulled off not only…Details
On the 7th of June 2012, Empowered Ideas was one of several Triangle area organizations that we’re recognized by the North Carolina National Guard for our efforts and contributions in assisting them plan, organize and execute their first ever Asian-American Diversity in Leadership and Inclusion event in Raleigh, NC. Since early April of this year,…Details
Join Shop Local Raleigh July 1-7 to Celebrate National Independents Week! WHY: Independent businesses help drive the local economy. They add character to our community, and they support sustainability. WHAT: National Independents Week – a nationwide effort to raise awareness of independent businesses – is coming up July 1-7. And remember to shop local July…Details
Empowered Ideas Co-Founder & Managing Partner, James C. Wong, had the honor of being invited as a guest speaker on the topic of Social Media for UNC TV’s Black Issues Forum.
Derorah Holt Noel, the Executive Producer and Host of Black Issues Forum on UNC-TV, invited Mr. Wong to contribute to a discussion on the topic of social media, how it relates to their viewers, provide insight into various forms of social media, how it works for individuals on a personal level, how it works for businesses small and large, and how it can be a potential revenue channel.Details
On Thursday, May 24, 2012, Virginia Johnson will be speaking at and representing the state of North Carolina at the 2012 Substance Abuse Librarians & Information Specialists (SALIS) Conference in Reno, Nevada. In addition to being the co-founder and managing partner of Empowered Ideas, Virginia L. Johnson is a Certified Substance Abuse Prevention Consultant. Working…Details
On Saturday, May 19th, the Women’s Power Networking (WPN) group hosted the Business Alliance Rally (#WPNBAR) at North Carolina State University in Raleigh, NC. “Women’s Power Networking is dedicated to enabling professional women to achieve their highest potential by fostering a stimulating environment where they can form relationships, build alliances, share knowledge and provide support…Details
Linkedin Live Raleigh Business Networking Spy Raleigh | 330 West Davie Street | Downtown Raleigh, NC Tuesday, April 10, 2012 — 6:00 to 9pm [Google Map] Linkedin is one of the most powerful business networks online. With more than 100 million users worldwide, connecting with present, past, and potential colleagues and business partners on Linkedin,…Details
On March 21, 2012, James Wong, one of the Co-Founders of Empowered Ideas, was invited to serve as a panelist on the topic of digital marketing and communications, for the North Carolina Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA).Details
Facebook and Twitter have revolutionized they way and frequency of shared content on the internet. These two social channels account for the majority of user generated content on the web — until now.
Fairly “new” to the social sharing arena is an online community called Pinterest, which allows users to create virtual pin boards where they can “pin” digital content they find interesting, but in an organized and sleek way. This allows their followers to follow not just all of their pins, but the ability to subscribe just the boards most interesting to them.Details